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When Silicon Valley Took Over Journalism

The pursuit of digital readership broke the New Republic—and an entire industry.<p>Chris Hughes was a mythical savior—boyishly innocent, fantastically rich, intellectually curious, unexpectedly humble, and proudly idealistic.<p>My entire career at the <i>New Republic</i> had been spent dreaming of such a …

You Technically Are the Center of the Universe, Thanks to a Wacky Physics Quirk

Physics has a mind-bending implication that seems to undermine a fundamental lesson we all learned in grade school about selfishness: You technically …

HOWTO make a $10 digital microscope kit for your phone

On Instructables, Yoshinok explains a clever, simple method for building a digital microscope stand that uses your phonecam, focused by a …

15 fun Google Easter eggs

Google is used by millions of people to navigate the web every day, but how many of us really put it through its paces? The Telegraph digs out a few of the search engine's hidden gems.<p>1. Calculator<p>Google's calculator function is far more powerful than most people realise. As well as doing basic …

From search to security: the five most important algorithms in tech. http://gu.com/p/3j6mf Photograph: Google

Beeban Kidron: 'We need to talk about teenagers and the internet'

When Beeban Kidron makes a film, she says, she always tends to start on the street. <i>InRealLife</i>, which is a film no parent and no teenager should miss, began in exactly that way. She went out with her camera and started talking to a group of lads in London. "What is the best thing about the …

The Squatty Potty, A Toilet Step Stool Made For the ‘Perfect Poop’

The Edwards family of St. George, Utah have invented the Squatty Potty, a step stool that they say will improve your “toilet posture” on the john. …

If you could actually see Wi-Fi, this is what it would look like

What if you could actually see Wi-Fi? It is something we all have wondered about. We can see the Wi-Fi routers in our homes and our offices, and we …

E3 2013 if it had happened in 1983 instead

I<p>E3 2013 has almost run its course and given us some unforgettable imagery. But it's all so swish and hi-tech. The games of today are unrecognisable …

Brutally Honest Posters for Classic Disney Animated Films